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Tracking Our Stewardship
  Giving Last week                  $       
  Total Received to Date         $  
 
October     7th
December 2nd
United Presbyterian Church of Biggsville
            101 West Adams Street
                  P.O. Box 189
            Phone 309-627-2091
E-Mail:  biggsvillepresb@frontier.com
         Website:  biggsville-upc.org

             Pastor Kathie Whitson
          Cell Phone - 309-255-4193
Email - kathiewhitson_16.3@aol.com
           FB - Kathie E. Whitson

Office Hours:

Monday's 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday's 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Study Hours

Mornings until 11 a.m. Monday - Wednesday and Friday

Pastoral Visits:
All day Tuesdays
Friday afternoons
Appointments available, call her cell phone







 
To our first time visitors, here are some helpful things to know:
* The bathrooms are downstairs at the back (west) side of the fellowship hall.
* Children are very welcome to stay here with us as part of the family.  There are fun bags available for them us use during the service, just ask an usher.
* Sunday School for anyone 12 & up meets in the South Room at 9:00 a.m.
*  Sunday School for children is on a summer break
* Pastor Kathie is available to visit and answer questions.  Call or text her at 309-255-4193
Announcements for the week of August 12, 2018
Happy Occasions this Week
Celebrating birthdays...
Dorothy Ann Hill Wednesday August 15th

Anniversaries...
Who you gonna call...
For pastoral visits and general church information call Pastor Kathie, cell phone 309-244-4193 or at the church 309-627-2091

For building issues or access to the church call Craig Rima at 209-331-4222

To add something to the bulletin call Sara Hull at 209-337-0585 or email her at sjh_84@hotmail.com
The devotional These Days is available in the back of the sanctuary.  Large print copies are available.

Mildred Anderson recycles cans for her Widow's Mite project.  Please place the cans in the collection bin located at the south ramp entrance.  Please, no beer cans.  All proceeds are given to the church. 
            Church Life
       We are the body of Christ
 
                The Church Staff

Head of the Church              Jesus Christ
Pastor                                   Kathie Whitson
Treasurer                              Elizabeth Turley
Secretary                              Sara Hull
Organist                                Marilyn Simmons
Custodian                             Craig Rima
Chair, Ladies Aid                  Gloria Jones
Monthly meetings

1st Sunday of the month,  Deacons
2nd Sunday of the month, Trustees
3rd Sunday of the month,  Session

Committees to join
Missions
Worship
Nominating


.Joyce Butler and Janet Lindo recovering at home
Mark Shafer - for continued mobility of his arm
Jim Work - Warren Achievement, Monmouth Il
Shirley Gibb -
Roseville Country Manor
Ermadean Hull, Phyllis Shauman and Betty Sterett,
Oak Lane Nursing Center, Stronghurst
David Galbraith - receiving treatment for cancer
Mary Ruth Surber - Monmouth Nursing Home
                               Welcome everyone
          Thank you for sharing in worship with us today.

   Old friends, new friends and first-time visitors
are all love by God and are welcome here with open arms.

Great Rivers Presbytery
1230 W. Candletree Dr., Suite D
Peoria, Il 61614
Phone:  309-683-6980
Prayers of the People
Thursday August 16th - Shepherds Table beginning at 5:30 pm.  Please bring a dish to share.  Everyone is welcome   

August 19th Community Worship service at   South Henderson Church.
                       Up Comming Meetings
         August 12th - Trustees meeting following church in the South Room
     August 13th - Mission & Service committee, 7:00 p.m at Pastor Kathie's    home 303 S. Valley
     August 14th - Session will meet in the south room at 6:30 pm  
Tidbits of infor that are always good to know....
Now until August 12th we will be collecting donations of teacher supplies. These will be given to the county school district to distribute to the teachers as they have need of them during the school year...A $200 grant from Great Rivers Presbytery is being used to help "seed" this project.  Please bring your donations to Sunday morning worship to be collected then. 
Looking Ahead